Greece is still under the grip of an economic crisis. Pascha
is Pascha, however, and the faithful honored the Resurrection of the Lord.
From the article:
Still, most Greeks families served roast lamb for the traditional Sunday feast that brings the Lenten fast to a close.
"We're out of lamb and will soon be out of goat too,» Kleanthis Tsironis, head of the Athens meat market, told Flash Radio on Saturday.
And a government plane was sent to bring back the holy flame that burns in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jersualem, marking the resurrection of Christ, on Saturday.